Kwame Nkrumah : I Speak Of Freedom

Source: I Speak of Freedom: A Statement of African Ideology (London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1961), pp. xi-xiv. Transcribed: Internet Modern History Sourcebook Transcription Edit/HTML: Mike B. Kwame Nkrumah, 1961 For centuries, Europeans dominated the African continent. The white man arrogated to himself the right to rule and to be obeyed by the non-white; his mission,…

Kwame Nkrumah: Independence Speech 1957

Courtesy of Mudiwa Libyan Revolutionary Committees Movement Independence Speech Kwame Nkrumah March 6, 1957, Accra, Ghana At long last, the battle has ended! And thus, Ghana, your beloved country is free forever! And yet again, I want to take the opportunity to thank the people of this country; the youth, the farmers, the women who…

Kwame Nkrumah: The People Of Africa Are Crying For Unity

Courtesy of Mudiwa Libyan Revolutionary Committees Movement ‘The People Of Africa Are Crying For Unity’ Kwame Nkrumah Introduction African Union has its roots in the Organisation of African Unity (OAU). It is thus fitting to look back in order to look forward. On 24 May 1963, as 32 independent African countries met in the Ethiopian…